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Photographing Hummingbirds in Flight

How to Photograph Hummingbirds in Flight Jim Zuckerman Hummingbirds only live in the Western Hemisphere. There are over 300 species of hummingbirds in the world, and less than two dozen […]

Shooting in Precarious Situations

Shooting in Precarious Situations – and a few tips for surviving them Dan Ballard Over the past 10 years and 60 something countries visited, I’ve found myself in more tricky situations […]

Inspirational Destinations by Ken Sklute

Inspirational Destinations – Monument Valley, Arizona, US Ken Sklute As photographers we come across many areas that touch our hearts. It seems funny to me that it may be a smell, […]

Essentially, it was hit by a truck…

Alaskan Adventure Jeremy Harbeck I’m a support scientist at NASA Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland for a project called “Operation IceBridge”. The project “bridges the gap” between two […]

Antarctic Expeditions with Joshua Holko: Part 3

Choosing an Antarctic Expedition: Part 3 Joshua Holko – Go to Part 1 – Go to Part 2 In part one and part two of this series on choosing an […]

A #MyRRS Story – Maureen G. Nowak

A #MyRRS Story Maureen G. Nowak  I remember the day someone first noticed my hands shaking, a quick trembling that I thought I was adept at hiding. Fresh out of […]

Scott Stulberg – Shooting After Dark

Shooting after dark: It’s all about the light! Scott Stulberg  Those five magic words sum it all up for me with photography: “It’s all about the light!” Whether sunrise to […]

Joe McDonald’s FH-350 Review

FH-350 Fluid Head Review Joe McDonald Let me shatter an illusion. If you think you can shoot quality video without a Fluid Head, you’re wrong. If you want to do […]

Antarctic Expeditions with Joshua Holko: Part 2

Choosing an Antarctic Expedition: Part 2 Joshua Holko – Go to Part 1 In the first part of this article we looked at the options of either flying or sailing […]